Margaret Thatcher's visit to the USSR.. (1987)

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Mostovoy P.

Operators: Dobronickiy V., Nikonov V., Orlov U., Filatov I.


Negotiations with Mikhail Gorbachev, Nikolay Ryzhkov took place during the visit. Margaret Thatcher opened a representative office of the British and Soviet Trade Chamber. She visited Georgia.

Foreign policy


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Stay British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in the USSR. Meeting at the airport. Atmosphere NI Ryzhkov, Eduard A. Shevardnadze. Press Center. Journalists. Cinematographer. Speaker Margaret Thatcher. Margaret Thatcher at a meeting with Mikhail Gorbachev, Raisa Gorbachev in the Kremlin; during a visit to the tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the construction of a new complex of the British Embassy in Moscow; in cycling track in Krylatskoye; among the Muscovites, in the "supermarket"; Trinity-Sergius Lavra; in the Bolshoi Ballet in "Swan Lake"; in the talks in the Kremlin. The meeting Margaret Thatcher at the airport in Tbilisi, met with the city. Return of Margaret Thatcher in Moscow. Agreement signed by: Eduard A. Shevardnadze, Howe. Present: Margaret Thatcher, Mikhail Gorbachev. Departure from Moscow. Ceremony wires.

Reel №1

Press conference by Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in the press center of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the USSR: the journalists - MS.; Cameraman shoots - CU.

Said Margaret Thatcher (simultaneously in English) - MS.

Landing and taxiing aircraft - MS. (Evening).

Flags of the USSR and the UK - LS., MS.

Thatcher walks down the ramp - LS., MS.

Among the greeters at the airport "Vnukovo" - Chairman of the USSR Council of Ministers Nikolai Ryzhkov, the Soviet Foreign Minister Eduard Shevardnadze and others.

Ceremony of the meeting: a report and pass the guard of honor, the performance of the national anthems - different.

Kremlin (from the river) - LS.

General Secretary of the CPSU Central Committee Mikhail Gorbachev and Raisa Gorbachev greeted by Margaret Thatcher in the St.

George Hall of the Kremlin.

Read the cameramen - MS., PNRM.

Eternal Flame at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier - MS.

Thatcher lays a wreath at the tomb.

Kremlin - PNRM. with reflection in the river, MS., departure.

Meeting MS Gorbachev and Margaret Thatcher.

Conversation NI Ryzhkov and Thatcher.

Passing government vehicles, accompanied by an escort of honor - LS., MS.

The building of the World Trade Centre in Moscow - LS.

Thatcher out of the car, opens an office of the British-Soviet Chamber of Commerce.

The participants applauded - LS., PNRM.

Old building - MS., Hitting.

Margaret Thatcher on a Moscow street inspecting the place where it will build a new complex of the British Embassy in Moscow, and considering building project.

Cycling track in Krylatskoye - LS., MS.

Thatcher and others visiting the cycle track - MS., LS. (Top point).

Residents Krylatskom Square next to the houses - LS.

Thatcher greets Muscovites, they applaud - LS., MS.

Reel №2

Thatcher is on the "supermarket", the bank is considering canned vegetables - CU., MS., PNRM.

Margaret Thatcher on the street saying goodbye to people Krylatskom, gets in the car - LS., MS.

People wave - MS.

Trinity-Sergius Lavra - MS., Hitting.

Murals on buildings - MS., Hitting.

Thatcher out of the car, greets the priest, accompanied by his place in the territory of Lavra present at the service in the cathedral, lighting a candle - different.

The priest says a prayer service (the cathedral) - MS., CU.

An iconic passing cars - MS., Hitting.

Thatcher and Gorbachev in the box of the theater applauded - MS., Hitting.

Extinguished chandelier - CU.

Duo Siegfried and Odile in "Swan Lake» - MS., PNRM., Departure, impact.

Flags of the Soviet Union, Britain, and the Georgian SSR - MS.

Margaret Thatcher, who arrived in Tbilisi, down the ramp, greets dating.

Boys and girls in the Georgian national costumes welcome Thatcher, pass with flowers - MS.

Drove by the government machine - MS.

General view of Tbilisi - PNRM.

Margaret Thatcher and the accompanying person to see the city - MS.

Young man taking pictures of girls, the artist paints on the street - MS., CU., PNRM.

Street of Old Tbilisi - LS.

Paintings on the street - MS., PNRM.

This picture of Margaret Thatcher - MS., CU.

Young men and a boy in the Georgian national costumes dance lezginka - MS., PNRM.

The young man applauding - CU.

Thatcher with boy dancers - MS. (Evening).

Kremlin - MS., Hitting (with the top point).

Thatcher greets MS Gorbachev in the Kremlin.

Hall signings - LS., MS., PNRM.

EA Shevardnadze, Foreign Minister George Howe signed a cooperation agreement, exchanging documents.

Chandeliers in St.

George's Hall - MS., PNRM.

MS Gorbachev says goodbye to Margaret Thatcher.

Flags of the USSR and the UK - LS.

Solemn Thatcher: bypassing the guard of honor, the passage of troops and musicians - are different.

Among the mourners - NI Ryzhkov, EA Shevardnadze.

Thatcher up the ramp.